Nate Singham

How powerful mining corporations flagrantly plunder the Global South without consequence

“The meek shall inherit the Earth, but not its mineral rights.” —J. Paul Getty

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As national elections draw closer, millions of farmers facing economic despair could turn against India’s right-wing regime

As India’s 2019 general election approaches, Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is attempting to garner support among the country’s rural populace, which represents around two-thirds of the country’s total population.

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How Trump’s nuclear doctrine increases the chances of human extinction

President Donald Trump has made some very significant policy decisions since entering office that have undermined nuclear non-proliferation on a global level. The two most notable examples include Trump’s withdrawal from a key bilateral nuclear weapons treaty with Russia and his decision to leave the Iranian nuclear deal.

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How Trump is making a mockery of ‘humanitarian aid’ in Venezuela

As U.S. planes carrying unspecified “aid” for Venezuela land in Colombia, it is timely to examine the Trump administration’s approach to economic sanctions and humanitarian aid in general, two of the principal tools it employs to achieve the United States’ foreign policy goals.

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The IMF, the G20 and an Argentine disaster foretold

Argentina will soon have the somewhat dubious distinction of being the first South American country to host the Group of 20 (G20) Leaders’ Summit at the end of this month, during which heads of state will meet to discuss pressing global political and economic issues.

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Obama Announces Support for Universal Basic Income - Here's How to Ensure It Decreases Economic Inequality

While speaking in South Africa on Tuesday in one of his first major speeches since he left the White House, former President Barack Obama endorsed the idea of introducing a universal basic income.

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